David MWith more than 15 years in the biotech industry, David M. Watumull has extensive operations and project management experience, having served as Vice President, Operations (2013-Present), Director, Operations and Finance (2009-2013), Operations Manager (2008-2009), and Program Manager (2006-2008) at Cardax; Program Manager (2005-2006), Project Coordinator (2004-2005), and IT Associate / Manager (2002-2004) at Hawaii Biotech, Inc.; and Medical Information Specialist / IT Associate (2000-2001) at Aquasearch, Inc.

At Cardax, Mr. Watumull directs day-to-day Company operations with responsibility for finances (budgeting, accounting, banking, leasing, insurance), shareholders (transaction documents, capitalization structure, quarterly reporting), human resources, front office, facilities and equipment, information technology, contracts, grants administration, and intellectual property. Mr. Watumull also manages the relationships, timelines, and budgets of development partners, contractors, and regulatory consultants associated with the production and testing of Cardax compounds.

Mr. Watumull graduated first in his high school class and studied Electrical Engineering at the University of Hawaii.